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    • Wrench, open ended

    • Coal miners -- Indiana -- Vermillion County -- Equipment and supplies; Coal mines and mining -- Indiana -- Vermillion County; Mine tools; Wrenches;
    • A steel, open ended wrench.
    • Wood carving of miner

    • Coal miners -- Indiana -- Vermillion County; Folk art -- Indiana -- Vermillion County; Wood carvings -- Indiana -- Vermillion County;
    • This is a wood carving of a miner created by Harold Bowden. The figure is dressed in a miner's outfit, and is wearing a cap with a carbide lantern while pushing a coal laden mine railroad car.
    • Wood carving of a coal miner

    • Coal miners -- Indiana -- Vermillion County; Folk art -- Indiana -- Vermillion County; Wood carvings -- Indiana -- Vermillion County;
    • This is a wood carving of a miner holding a pick axe created by Harold Bowden. The figure is dressed in a miner's outfit, and is wearing a cap with a carbide lantern. Note the lunch pails located at the figure's feet.
    • Wood box

    • Coal mines and mining -- Indiana -- Vermillion County; Mine tools; Wooden boxes;
    • A wood box used to carry various objects.
    • Wheel chalk

    • Coal mines and mining -- Indiana -- Vermillion County; Mine tools; Mine railroad cars -- Indiana -- Vermillion County;
    • A steel wheel chalk for mine railroad cars.
    • Water pump

    • Coal mines and mining -- Indiana -- Vermillion County; Coal miners -- Indiana -- Vermillion County; Mine tools; Water pumps;
    • A hand cranked water pump used for moving water.
    • Vermillion County, Indiana, map

    • Vermillion County (Ind.) -- Maps; Coal mines and mining -- Indiana -- Vermillion County;
    • This is a color map of Vermillion County, Indiana, with inset maps of the county's major cities and towns. The map shows roads, railroads, cities, parks, and coal mining sites.
    • Unknown miners

    • Coal miners;
    • Black and white photograph of eight coal miners posing together in a group photograph at an unidentified mine. Only one person is identified in the middle of the back row, seated, Charles Payton. He was born in 1873, and died in 1963.
    • Unknown mine interior

    • Coal; Coal mines and mining -- Equipment and supplies;
    • Black and white photograph of the interior of an unidentified mine. To the left and the far right (partially cut off) are wooden props, and on the ceiling (top center/left) what appears to be bolted props. Both of these are used to support and...
    • United States Fuel Company First Aid Team, Universal, Indiana

    • Coal miners -- Indiana -- Vermillion County; Mine rescue work -- Indiana -- Vermillion County; United States Fuel Company;
    • A photograph of the U.S. Fuel Company First Aid Team, Universal, Indiana. The team is standing in front of a small building with a fuel tank bearing the company and name and U.S. flag in the background.
    • Unidentified mine tipple

    • Coal mines and mining; Utility poles; Tipples;
    • Black and white photograph of a tipple at an unidentified coal mine. In the foreground (center) are two utility poles.
    • Unidentified mine

    • Coal mines and mining; Smokestacks;
    • Color photograph of a building with a smokestack at an unidentified mine. Power lines can be seen running across two railways.
    • Tongs

    • Coal miners -- Indiana -- Vermillion County -- Equipment and supplies; Mine tools; Tongs;
    • A pair of steel blacksmith tongs.

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